Match Reactions Archive

Match Report: Galatasaray 1-1 Chelsea (Champions League)

Chelsea return to the Stamford Bridge with a crucial away goal after a stalemate with Turkish giants Galatasaray. Certainly all the pre-match excitement was pinned on Chelsea legend Didier Drogba facing his former side. @chelseafc: Team to face Galatasaray: Cech; Ivanovic, Cahill, Terry (c), Azpilicueta; Ramires, Lampard; Willian, Hazard, Schurrle; Torres. #CFC The game started

Match Report: Chelsea 1-0 Stoke City

The boys in blue capped Jose Mourinho’s 51st birthday with a 1-0 victory over Stoke City. The Blues progress into the 5th round of the FA Cup! A world-class free-kick from Brazilian Oscar turned out to be the winner, even though it could have been more. @chelseafc: Team to face Stoke: Schwarzer; Ivanovic, David Luiz,

Jose Mourinho Slams Suarez Dive

Jose Mourinho has voiced out the reason why he thinks, Luis Suarez should been booked for diving as the Blues defeated their Mersyside Opponent 2-1 Courtesy of Goals From, Eden Hazard and Samuel Eto’o. The Former Ajax Man, went down after a second-half tackle by goalscorer Samuel Eto’o but referee Howard Webb waved away his

Eden Hazard to be available for game against Everton

A news that rings a fire of excitement, Chelsea’s Belgian winger Eden Hazard has been cleared to face Everton in weekend’s Barclays Premier League game. The 22 year old was an injury scare for Jose Mourinho’s team after limping off from a training session with his national team last week. All players who were on

What We Learned: Fulham

Chelsea won the west London derby against Fulham 0-3 at Craven Cottage for the first time since the 0-2 win in the double-winning 2009/10 season. David Luiz opened the scoring with a stunning long-range strike on his 100th appearance for the Blues. And two goals from John Terry in each half ensured a precious 3

Reaction: Improvement Needed

Reaction: Improvement Needed It was a disappointing night at the Donbass Arena as Chelsea succumbed to their first loss of the Champions League this season. An early goal followed by the sucker-punch early in the second half was enough for Shaktar, even though Oscar managed to pull one back for Chelsea towards the end of

Reaction: Sending a clear message

A game of comebacks could easily summarize the game. Andre Villas Boas’s Tottenham side thought the game was over when Defoe scored, but MAZACAR had different ideas. Mata scored two to give Chelsea the advantage and then rounded of the game by grabbing an assist as Sturridge poked the ball home. Robbie’s reaction Roberto believes that Chelsea

Reaction: Walk In The Park

Reaction: Walk In The Park Goals from Fernando Torres, Frank Lampard, Eden Hazard and Branislav Ivanovic were enough as Chelsea saw off Norwich 4-1 after Grant Holt’s early strike gave the Canaries an early lead. Despite taking the lead early on, Norwich were never really favourites to go on to win the game and that

Reaction: Solidity Needed

Reaction: Solidity Needed The “Clash of the Titans” in Group E turned out to be a thrilling game in the end, but Chelsea will feel they should have taken all 3 points in a clash that pitted the Champions of Europe against the Champions of Italy.Chelsea started the game well, winning 2 corners in the

Reaction: Super Frank And Robbie Impressed With Eden Hazard

Hazard: Impressive Debut  To say that Eden Hazard was impressive in his Premier League debut against Wigan Athletic would be an understatement. The Belgian international, who was a big-money buy for Chelsea during the summer, was directly involved in both of Chelsea’s goals. He put Ivanovic through for the first goal, & won the penalty